Throwback Friday – Runaway Train – Michele Vecchitto

Sharing a post from 2016 Can’t get off this train barreling down tracks skewed a little to the left, to the right Meticulously laid by those who create the future while running from the past In-depth plans malleable trusting in blind faith and blank stares of willing riders unaware as they crash photo: Pexels prompts: … Continue reading Throwback Friday – Runaway Train – Michele Vecchitto

Willow

I am the willowstooped and ungainlyfrom years of solitude and discordant thoughtsThey weave together to carve lines in my fleshbut my roots run deep as I seek sweet waterIt’s a reckless love, this unquenchable thirstmade worse as I dance in the dusty summer windMy measureless imagination conjures imagesof the long-departed here by the muddy banksI … Continue reading Willow

In the Name of Sister – Michele Vecchitto

and once upon a yesterdaywhere these whispers of the past playmirage of memories shimmerbonded by more than blood, Sister tangled tethers of music lostbittersweet snippets as lines crossedsome saviors, others called Resisterbonded by more than blood, Sister in the end, connections chosenembody every emotionstronger than any sly Misterbonded by more than blood, Sister and once … Continue reading In the Name of Sister – Michele Vecchitto